The Hickory Hawks football team is proud to announce that they are the National Association of Christian Athletics (NACA) 2016 National Football Champions! The Hawks defeated a team from Alabama 35 to 14. During the tournament, a total of thirty-five boys accepted Jesus as their Lord and Savior. It was definitely a life-changing event for all those who attended.
The Hawks are an independent Christian football team that emphasizes expressing Christian ideals and living in daily life. They play eleven-man high school football and compete with public and private school teams. The Hawks are ranked number two in the nation among homeschool teams, based on Maxpreps rankings, with a 9-4 regular season record. During the regular season, the Hawks defeated the number one homeschool team in the nation, Central Virginia Disciples 24 to 0. The Hawks are very proud of what their young men accomplished this year and are looking forward to another successful year in 2017.
Offseason workouts are currently underway. To find out more about the Hickory Hawks, follow them on Facebook, or go to www.hickoryhawks.net.